More than half the shortlisted large-scale solar projects expected to get funding from ARENA tender. A total of 12 projects, mostly with single axis tracking technology and costs as low as $100/MWh are expected to win grants, with solar module costs set to slump again next year.
ANU-based research program that aims lead the world in grid-scale battery storage innovation and integration has won $5m grant from ACT government.
The amount of coal power capacity in the developmental pipeline has declined by 14% since the beginning of 2016.
US and China decision to join the pact to combat climate change means Paris climate agreement could come into force as soon as next year.
New data shows South Australia electricity prices fell sharply in August as gas prices fell, confirming the critical role of gas generators in setting power prices.
Dear Craig Kelly, your electorate in southern Sydney has 9,500 voters who live in solar powered homes. This year they will save over $2.9m on their power bills.
Dissenting CCA members call for “proper” emissions target, coal closure, as Frydenberg reads from Abbott songbook.
As ARENA hangs in the balance, a $20m Seed Fund has been launched via Clean Energy Innovation Fund to back early-stage clean energy technology, R&D.
Years of controversy over carbon pricing has both major parties scared of any policy seen to raise electricity prices. The CCA seems to have taken this political situation as a starting point.
Gutted by Malclm Turnbull, its latest report a cop out, the Climate Change Authority has become yet another impediment to climate action in Australia.